The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 16 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.19% 2.25% -
As % of the General category 4.17% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -12.12%
Manufacturing
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

General Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 28.57% 46.07% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 14
Median daily rate £315 £291 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% -22.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £104 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Belfast region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Belfast region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Manufacturing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Modbus
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation